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Recent advancements in nanoelectrodes and nanopipettes used in combined scanning electrochemical microscopy techniques

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Abstract

In recent years, major developments in scanning electrochemical microscopy (SECM) have significantly broadened the application range of this electroanalytical technique from high-resolution electrochemical imaging via nanoscale probes to large scale mapping using arrays of microelectrodes. A major driving force in advancing the SECM methodology is based on developing more sophisticated probes beyond conventional micro-disc electrodes usually based on noble metals or carbon microwires. This critical review focuses on the design and development of advanced electrochemical probes particularly enabling combinations of SECM with other analytical measurement techniques to provide information beyond exclusively measuring electrochemical sample properties. Consequently, this critical review will focus on recent progress and new developments towards multifunctional imaging.

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Submitted
01 Sep 2013
Accepted
27 Oct 2013
First published
29 Oct 2013

Analyst, 2014,139, 336-352
Article type
Critical Review

Recent advancements in nanoelectrodes and nanopipettes used in combined scanning electrochemical microscopy techniques

C. Kranz, Analyst, 2014, 139, 336
DOI: 10.1039/C3AN01651J

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